Oven Baked Zucchini Boats Recipe is a great alternative to bread sticks.  Easy to make, a few ingredients and a tasty appetizer you can enjoy.

Oven Baked Zucchini Boats

You will love this as a side dish. Instead of bread sticks serve these zucchini boats. They are also a great alternative to pizza. Zucchini is one of my favorite vegetables and it is full of health benefits.  Eat more vegetables by making creative and healthy recipes.

They are simply delicious!

Oven Baked Zucchini Boats




Mozzarella cheese

Grated parmesan cheese

Basil chopped

Garlic minced

Olive oil, salt and pepper


1.- Just cut a zucchini in half lengthwise and trim a little off the bottom

2.- Scoop out the center where the seeds are with a spoon

3.- Brush the surface with a mixture of crushed garlic, olive oil, salt and pepper to your taste

4.- Arrange halved grape tomatoes into the grooves, sprinkle with some mozzarella and bake in a 375degree oven for about 20-25 minutes.

5.- Remove and drizzle with olive oil and a sprinkling of grated parmesan and basil.

Zucchini Boats are ready for everyone to enjoy! Great appetizer that goes really well with Italian meals.  Serve them with my spaghetti carbonara with quinoa pasta recipe and have a super healthy meal for the entire family to enjoy.

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